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Birmingham, AL
Reviewed 1 November 2007

Hotel was less than clean. Advertised as having Wireless Internet -- which is true -- but only in the lobby. Also a "safe" charge will be added to your bill upon check in. I'd stay elsewhere.

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southport north carolina
Reviewed 30 July 2007

not new, not posh,old and wrinkled,However the experience not the ambiance was mighty fine. Clean rooms, sheets and plenty of towels,lots of hot water and extra cream cheese. Swimming pool clean and well maintained. Housekeeping staff, maintenance folks all did great jobs. Everyone polite and accommodating. Good value.

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coastal Carolina
Reviewed 29 July 2007

Our tennis team stayed for four nights during a tournament. It's a fantastic bargain! The rooms are large and clean. We had a microwave and refrigerator with 2 queensized beds. The AC worked great! The swimming pool is wonderful! For breakfast they served cereal, toast, bagels, and fruit with coffee and juice. The housekeeper cleaned our room and changed the...

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Athens
Reviewed 11 June 2007

This was the wrost hotel I have ever stayed in in my life! There were roaches everywhere. In the microwave, on the nightstand, everywhere. These were not water bugs they were (NASTY DIRTY ROACHES). I approched the people at the front desk twice about them and was told the first time that it was to be expected because its an...

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Alabama
Reviewed 29 May 2007

We stayed at this hotel because of the price & convenience of getting off & on the hwy. The rooms were dark, dirty & old. The rooms had sliding glass doors that barely slid & the nasty curtain was hooked up by large pins. The bed was not level w/ its headboard & very uncomfortable. The pillows had no cases...

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Slidell, LA
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2 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2006

This is by far the nastiest, dirtiest hotel I have ever been in. I was afraid to sit on the bed, much less sleep in it. The manager was incompetent and seemed completely unconcerned or willing to help us. There was one set of towels for two people - nothing worked - the hair dryer, the light by the bed,...

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talljeepguy, Manager at Emerald Palms Hotel and Conference Center, responded to this review

This hotel was in disrepair when it was purchased. When it was the Guest House Inn it was not properly managed. Since Sept 2006 renovations have been completed on 117 guest rooms. As well as our lobby and breakfast area. It is a 38 yr old building that will still have ongoing minor restorations. But If you check it out...

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Knoxville, TN
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Reviewed 28 February 2006

My friends and I stayed here at the end of January to see the Senior Bowl. We reserved 3 rooms at this hotel between $60-80 per night. One room's door didn't lock, one room didn't have sheets (when we I called to get more sheets, they told me would have some brought to us, but none never arrived), and all...

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Louisiana
Reviewed 26 February 2006

This was among the worst hotels I have visited. It would have been too expensive at a fraction of the $104.99/night price tag. The bed was ok, the room furniture was ok, and the heater was noisy but functional. Everything else was dirty and smelled. There was litter in most common areas and hallways. Many things were broken. Nothing could...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Emerald Palms Hotel of Mobile Alabama offers newly refreshed guestrooms with Complimentary Hot Breakfast featuring Biscuits & Gravy, Pork Sausage, hard boiled eggs, waffles, Krispy Kreme® donuts, cereals, milk, juices, roasted whole bean coffee, hot chocolate, cappuccino and seasonal fresh fruit. Additional amenities include Outdoor Seasonal Pool, Business Center with a desktop computer, free faxing, free printing, and Free High Speed Wireless Internet Access. The Palms Conference Center specializes in hosting meetings, weddings, small groups, and family reunions. We are a Pet Friendly hotel with fee of $5.00 per pet per day. We accept Corporate Lodging, AAA and AARP Discounts with Card Verification. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Emerald Palms Hotel and Conference Center

Address: 3132 Government Blvd, I-65 Exit 1, Mobile, AL 36606-2612
Region: United States > Alabama > Mobile
Price Range: $66 - $197 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Emerald Palms Hotel and Conference Center 2.5*
Number of rooms: 160
Also Known As:
Emerald Palms Hotel Mobile
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